Tabuk City


Tabuk City

Infobox Philippine city
infoboxtitle = City of Tabuk
sealfile =
locatormapfile = Ph_locator_kalinga_tabuk.png caption = Map of Kalinga showing the location of Tabuk
region = Cordillera Administrative Region
province = Kalinga
districts = 1st Congressional District of Kalinga
barangays = 40
founded = June 16, 1950
class = component city
mayor = Camilo T. Lammawin, Jr.
cityhood = June 23, 2007
website = [http://www.tabuk.gov.ph www.tabuk.gov.ph]
areakm2 = 741.7
pop2000 = 78,633
popden2000 = 105.2
coordinates =
:"For the city in Saudi Arabia, see Tabuk. For the Iraqi rifle, see Tabuk Sniper Rifle"

Tabuk is a component city and capital of the province of Kalinga. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 78,633 people in 13,985 households.

Tabuk became the Cordillera’s second city after Baguio and surpassed Bangued, the capital of Abra province on June 23,2007, when 17,060 voters ratified Republic Act No. 9404, "An Act Converting the Municipality of Tabuk into a Component City of the Province of Kalinga to be Known as the City of Tabuk." [ [http://www.op.gov.ph/directives/RA09404.pdf HB06005 ] ]

Barangays

Tabuk City is politically subdivided into 42 barangays.

People

The population of Tabuk is a combination of different cultures. The town engages in commerce and trade. The town is a center of economic activity for the far-flung areas of Kalinga. Merchants from Pangasinan and other nearby provinces come to the town center to trade mostly for rice which is the major product of Kalinga.Putaina puke

References

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External links

* [http://www.nscb.gov.ph/activestats/psgc/default.asp Philippine Standard Geographic Code]
* [http://www.t-macs.com/kiso/local/ 2000 Philippine Census Information]
* [http://www.lakwatsero.com/2008/06/05/tabuk/ Tabuk Quick Info]
* [http://www.tabuk.ph/ Tabuk.ph]


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